How toDIY Lotion
11 steps
What you’ll need
1 oz
Cocoa Butter
3 oz
Almond Oil
Immersion Blender
2 oz
Shea Butter
3 oz
Olive Oil
Kitchen Scale
1 oz
Beeswax
1/2 teaspoon
Vitamin E Oil
10 oz
Distilled Water
Measure 1 oz (measured by weight) of beeswax into a wide-mouth jar
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Fill a saucepan with a steamer basket in the bottom with water
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Measure 3 oz (measured by weight) of the solid butters - a combination of Shea and cocoa or coconut
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Measure 6 oz (measured by volume) of liquid oil - olive oil, almond oil, or a combination of the two
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Place pan with water onto stovetop on high. Once water starts to boil, place jar with beeswax in
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Once beeswax has fully melted, add your solid butters
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Once the solid butters have melted, add the liquid oil and leave in the water bath until melted
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Measure 10 oz (measured by volume) of distilled water while the oils cool just a little bit
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Using an immersion blender, slowly add the water as the blender is going until just mixed
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Add 1/2 teaspoon of vitamin E oil and any essential oils you’d like for scent. Don’t over mix!
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A luxurious lotion!
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